OMFS Administration

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The department of Oral Surgery and Hospital Dentistry of the Indiana University School of Dentistry is a multidisciplinary hospital and office based practice providing the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery and dental care.


The department's mission is to provide the highest quality of care with integrity and compassion. The department is dedicated to being leaders in the community through education, research and community partnership. 


With the above mission in mind it is the department’s goal to continue to build an even brighter future by being committed to providing quality, state of the art, patient care; innovative teaching; and a high level of educated contributions to the profession and the specialty by attracting, supporting, and retaining outstanding, diverse, and dedicated faculty and staff; continuously assessing and redesigning the educational curricula and programs; and providing superior, compassionate, contemporary, and innovative patient care. The department also is committed to providing dedicated service to the school, the university, the community and the profession.

We invite you to explore and get acquainted with the program via our website and learn more about our values, goals, patient care and educational programs.

Joseph F. Heidelman, DDS
Associate Professor and interim chairman, IUSD Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


(317) 278-3699 (Administration)
(317) 278-2243 (Fax)

550 N. University Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46202